The United States has over 1 million residents in rental housing, which is 35% of the total US population. In Alabama, almost 8% of the state’s population is in apartment housing. TenantReports.com can help Alabama landlords with tenant screening to make the application and rental process faster and easier than ever.
Alabama law stipulates that tenants can be screened in Alabama with the tenant’s permission, usually included in or given upon signing the rental application. The application or the signature release form has to be filed for five years. After filing, you are free to run background checks as concerns criminal, credit and past eviction matters.